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10 Facts about the Bassoon

10 Facts about the Bassoon By Vivian Yan Article originally posted on OUPblog   Rising to popularity in the 16th century, the bassoon is a large woodwind instrument that belongs to…

Jazz 100: Centennial Birthdays

Jazz 100: Centennial Birthdays By Brendan Lyons Article originally posted on JW Pepper Blog     The year 1917 was monumental in jazz history, but not just because it was the…

NAfME Is 108! A Look Back at the First Year

On the occasion of the 108th birthday of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), we want to celebrate with you a rich history of advocating for music education and…

The Most Musical United States Presidents

  “In honor of President’s Day, if you think back to high-school U.S. History, you’ll remember that potential Commanders In Chief must be at least 35 years of age, natural-born American…